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Meade NG70-SM 2.8"/70mm Refractor Telescope Kit

B&H # MENG70SM Mfr # 20218
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Product Highlights
  • 700mm f/10.0 Achromatic Refractor
  • Manual Altazimuth Mount

A basic beginner's model with nice slow-motion altazimuth controls, the Meade NG70-SM Telescope is a longer focal length achromatic refractor that's good for using to observe the Moon and the planets.  It also can be used as a land-based spotting scope.  A pair of eyepieces is included, along with a 1x Red Dot finderscope.  Also included is a software DVD which gives you some maps and pointers for using a scope by sight to find the basics of the sky.

Altazimuth mount with slow-motion control
Easy 1x Red Dot finderscope
Tripod's accessory tray accepts eyepieces
Images are rendered at 90° via included mirror diagonal
Includes instructional DVD which gives simple tips upon guiding scope
Optical Design Achromatic refractor
Optical Lens Diameter 2.8" (70mm)
Focal Length 700mm
Focal Ratio f/10.0
Maximum Useful Magnification 137x
Resolving Power Not Specified by Manufacturer
Optical Tube Dimensions Not Specified by Manufacturer
Mount Type Altazimuth
Eyepiece Barrel Diameter 1.25"
Finderscope 1x Red Dot
Tripod Yes
Motor No
GO-TO Capability No
PC Compatible No
Power Source None
Weight Not Specified by Manufacturer
Meade NG70-SM 2.8"/70mm Refractor Telescope Kit
  • 25mm (28x) & 9mm (77x) 1.25" Eyepieces
  • 1x Red Dot Finderscope
  • 90° 1.25" Star Diagonal
  • Astronomical Software & Instructional DVD
  • Altazimuth Mount with Slow-Motion Control
  • Tripod with Accessory Tray
  • 1-Year Warranty
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    Meade -  Series 5000 HD-60 4.5mm Eyepiece (1.25")
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    Accessory Kits

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    Save by purchasing eyepieces and filters in an accessory kit.

    Celestron -  Eyepiece and Filter Kit - 1.25"
    • Price: $124.95

    Filters are a great enhancement for lunar and planet viewing.

    Meade -  Series 4000 Moon Filter ND96 (1.25") - For Viewing Brighter Moons
    • Price: $17.99

    Cleaning and Anti Fog

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    Help keep your optics clean & fog free with these tools.

    Pearstone -  Microfiber Cleaning Cloth, 18% Gray (7 x 7.9")
    • Price: $4.99

    Navigation & Alignment

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    Aim your scope at an object in the sky with a guiding system.

    Celestron -  SkyQ Link WiFi Adapter
    • Price: $94.95


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    Take stunning portraits of constellations, nebulas, star clusters, and our home galaxy.

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    • Price: $99.95
    Meade -  SLR (35mm OR Digital) Camera Adapter
    • Price: $32.95
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